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Metro Trains to Stop at Midnight Every Night

Metro Trains to Stop at Midnight Every Night

Say goodbye to late-night Metro trains on weekends. Watch »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Metro Plans 16-Day Shutdown of Section of Track

Metro Plans 16-Day Shutdown of Section of Track

Metro is planning a 16-day closure of a stretch of the Blue, Orange and Silver lines after the Federal Transit... Watch »

Thursday, May 12, 2016
FTA Demands Immediate Fixes Before New Metro Repair Plan

FTA Demands Immediate Fixes Before New Metro Repair Plan

Metro is pushing back the rollout of its SafeTrack plan after the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) demanded... Watch »

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Metro Riders Experience Major Delays on 3 Lines Wed.

Metro Riders Experience Major Delays on 3 Lines Wed.

Metro riders are experiencing delays in both directions on the Orange, Blue and Silver lines due to a track problem... Read more »

Thursday, May 12, 2016
'Safety Trumps Service': Metro Boss Instructs Managers

'Safety Trumps Service': Metro Boss Instructs Managers

The head of Metro brought together every top manager of the system and instructed them that "safety trumps... Watch »

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
US Transportation Secretary Warns He Could Shut Down Metro

US Transportation Secretary Warns He Could Shut Down Metro

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Tuesday he seriously considered ordering a shutdown of the entire D.C. Read more »

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Source: Shakeup Coming for DC’s Struggling Metro System

Source: Shakeup Coming for DC’s Struggling Metro System

A Metro source told News4 that an organizational shakeup could be on the way for D.C.'s struggling transit system... Watch »

Monday, May 9, 2016
Small Fire, Switch Problem Delay Trains on 4 Metro Lines

Small Fire, Switch Problem Delay Trains on 4 Metro Lines

The Monday morning commute was a rough one for Metro customers after a series of issues plagued the Orange, Blue... Watch »

Monday, May 9, 2016
Metro GM Admits Fireball Should Have Closed Station Earlier

Metro GM Admits Fireball Should Have Closed Station Earlier

Metro's GM says sits down for a one-on-one interview with News4's Adam Tuss Watch »

Sunday, May 8, 2016
FTA Orders Safety Stand Down for Metro

FTA Orders Safety Stand Down for Metro

Stating there is “significant concerns about the overall safety of the system,” the FTA has directed Metro to take... Watch »

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Metro to Close Stations at Midnight Every Night for 1 Year

Metro to Close Stations at Midnight Every Night for 1 Year

Metro's new maintenance plan would close the system at midnight every day, implement continuous single-tracking and... Watch »

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Metro Service Restored After Fire Closes 2 Stations

Metro Service Restored After Fire Closes 2 Stations

Metrorail service on the Blue and Orange lines returned to normal Friday morning. But some riders are questioning... Watch »

Friday, May 6, 2016
Armored Truck Overturns Along Route 50 in Md.

Armored Truck Overturns Along Route 50 in Md.

Drivers traveling along Route 50 in Prince George's County may experience some delays Thursday morning after an... Read more »

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Metro Could See Long-Term Single-Tracking, Shutdowns

Metro Could See Long-Term Single-Tracking, Shutdowns

Metro's leader says a new maintenance plan could leave some trains single-tracking for as long as a month and could... Watch »

Thursday, May 5, 2016
'I Pray': Safety Questions Linger After Bus Hijacking

'I Pray': Safety Questions Linger After Bus Hijacking

Some area bus drivers are questioning their safety, one day after a man attacked a bus driver, stole the bus and... Read more »

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Metro Hijacking Raises Questions About Bus Driver Safety

Metro Hijacking Raises Questions About Bus Driver Safety

Fewer than one quarter of Metrobuses were equipped with shields separating them from the public as of Tuesday, a... Watch »

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Traffic May 3, 2016

Traffic May 3, 2016

News4's Melissa Mollet has your traffic news for May 3, 2016. Watch »

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
MARC Brunswick Line on Normal Schedule After CSX Derailment

MARC Brunswick Line on Normal Schedule After CSX Derailment

The MTA said in a statement Tuesday afternoon that the MARC Brunswick Line will operate on a regular schedule... Watch »

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Metro Has Used Passenger Trains to Search for Smoke: NTSB

Metro Has Used Passenger Trains to Search for Smoke: NTSB

Metro often used trains filled with passengers to look for sources of smoke or fire, according to a revelation at a... Watch »

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Amtrak Service Also Affected by CSX Derailment

Amtrak Service Also Affected by CSX Derailment

Amtrak says two of its trains that travel between Pittsburgh and Washington are being affected by the CSX derailment... Read more »

Monday, May 2, 2016
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